Castillo de Perelada
- Plaça Del Carme, 1
- Perelada (ZIP Code 17491)
- Girona, Catalonia
- (+34) 972 538 011
- (+34) 972 538 277
Castillo de Perelada is located in the northeastern corner of Catalonia, in the province of Girona. The production area includes 40 municipalities and covers the slopes of the Sierras de Rodes and the Albera, describing an arc from Cape Creus to call d'Emporda Garrotxa.
The climate is strongly influenced by a strong North wind that affects the crop. Otherwise, the winters are mild with only little frost, while the hot summers show moderate temperatures due to the sea breeze. Furthermore, the region counts with a rainfall of approximately 600mm/year.
The region's soils are generally poor, granitic in mountainous areas of alluvial plain on the slate in the coastal strip.
White grapes are Garnacha Blanca, Macabeo, Muscat, Xarel.lo and Chardonnay. On the other hand, there are the red varieties Carignan, Grenache, Syrah, Ull of Llebre/Tempranillo, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot.
Malaveïna - The farm is one of the most promising sites of Castillo de Perelada. Indeed, this vineyard has resulted in the production of wines of great character, allowing the development of the first wine farm winery, the Peralada Castle Farm Malaveïna.
Type Of Wine
Castillo de Perelada wines